Kia is all set to launch the X-Line variant of its compact SUV Sonnet. The company has shared information about this by releasing a teaser of its front grille. Its front look and new grille are being seen in this official teaser. Let us know that the upcoming X line variant is being brought as the top spec, which after arrival will replace the current top model GTX Plus. The teaser also mentions X-Line along with Coming Soon. In the Indian market, it will compete with compact SUVs like Maruti Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Tata Punch.
Kia Sonnet X-Line teaser
>> Going by this teaser, it is clear that the Sonnet X Line variant will be brought with black components. New grille and redesigned bumpers can be seen in this. The X line was introduced at the 2020 Auto Expo, which gives a lot of information about its design.
>> The design is also expected to retain the fog lamp housing, front and rear skid plates, alloy wheels and side body cladding. At the same time, according to the information received earlier, the X Line will also be given a piano black finish tailgate garnish, rear skid plate, dual exhaust tailpipe and shark fin antenna.
No changes will be made to the engine
The powertrain of the Sonnet X-Line is not yet known, but it is believed that its engine will not be changed. Let us know that the Sonnet comes with a total of 4 engine options. It has the first 1.2-litre petrol engine, which generates 81.8hp power and 115Nm torque. Second, there is a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine.
This engine generates 118bhp power and 172Nm peak torque. At the same time, customers get a diesel engine as a third option. For transmission, the Sonnet is mated to an automatic or manual gearbox.
The car will be equipped with many advanced features
The Kia Sonnet X-Line will be the top variant, due to which it will also get many great features. It is expected to see dark cabin theme, 5-seater cabin with ventilated front seats, Highline tire pressure monitoring system, electronic stability control, cruise control, auto climate control, keyless entry, parking sensors and a multifunctional steering wheel.
The ex-showroom price of the top model of Sonnet is Rs 13.79 lakh. In such a situation, the price of the X Line variant is also expected to be close to it.